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Notes on the Geography of Hungary: Pest of the Habsburgs: Photo 17

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Directly behind the embassy is the Postal Savings Bank, completed in 1901. The architect was Odon Lechner, creator of the Magyaros style, which combined modern materials (try steel-frame construction) with Hungarian decorative motifs. The bank catered to people with small accounts maintained at any of hundreds of post offices.

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